P269 CEEFAX 269 Sat 1 Apr 00:00/01  1/12  FOR YOUR DIARY  Apr 14-16 Newport £ongress Newport Leisure Centre; Open, Major, Minor; Five-rounds; Details from Mr M G Lewis 10 The oldra, Newport, Gwent NP9 2LP Tel: (0633) 412754 Apr 14-16 Chester Congress sponsored by Cheshire County Council and Manweb; prize fund of £2,500+; Open, Major u160, Minor u125, Senhors 50+, Novices u100; enrry fees £10-£6; Details from Richard A Furness 9 Cranwell Ave, Culcheth, Cheshire WA3 4JX  Chess Column BBC2 268 More TV Index Home+Away Chess TV Index
P269 CEEFAX 269 Sat 1 Apr 00:16/10  3/12  FOR YOUR DIARY  Apr 16 Barbican Open Puickplay Barbican Centre, Silk St, London EC2, (Frobisher Crescent Level 9); Six-round Swiss; City Chess & Leigh GP qualifier; Details from George Goodwin 7 Ferncroft Avenue London N12 OLN Tel: (01) 386-7701 or 806-6518 Apr 23 City Chess Open Quickplay Highbury Fields School, Highbury Hill, London N5; Six-round Swiss, 30 ljnutes per player per game; First prize £100; Details from George Goodwin 7 Ferncroft Avenue London N12 OLN Tel: (01) 386-7701 or 806-6518  More TV Index Home+Away Chess TV Index
P269 CEEFAX 269 Sat 1 Apr 00:00/08  5/12  FOR YOUR DIARY  Apr 30 McMullen's One-Day Congress The Red Lion, Hatfield; O0en, u151, u121; five-round Swiss, entry fee £6; Details from C M Jackson, 9 Lane End, Hatfield, Herts AL10 9DU Tel: (07072) 60061 Apr 29-May 1 Wdlsh Championship Islwyn Civic Centre, Pontllanfraith, Blackwood, Gwent; four Swiss contests, Championship, Ladies Championship, Major, Minor; entry fees £4 to £10; Details from Mr G Smith, 3 Cherry Trees, Markham, Blackwood, Gwent $fl: (0495) 224213  Chess Column BBC2 268 More TV Index Home+Away Chess TV Index
P269 CEEFAX 269 Sat 1 Apr 00:01/18  6/12  FOR YOUR DIARY  Apr 8-9 7rh South Herts Congress St Albans School, Abbey Gateway, St Albans; five-round Swiss; prizes £1,200+; Open, t270, u150, u130, u110; Details from Gwyn Havard, 12 Corder Close, St Albans, Herts AL3 4NH Tel: (0727) 69382 Apr 14-16 Warwickshire Open Pingles Sports Centre, Nuneaton; Six-round Swiss, three sections; Open, Major u150, u140j, Minor u120, Junior; Details from E Goodwin, 32 Alderminster Road, Coventry CV5 7JQ $fl: (0203) 468709  More TV Index Home+Away Chess TV Index
P269 CEEFAX 269 Sat 1 Apr 00:00/11  7/12  FOR YOUR DIARY  May 20m32 George Simmons Memorial Scunthor0f Leisure Centre, Carlton St; Open, Major u160, Minor u125; entry £6-£9; Details from Mr R B Hickling Creel Boarding Kennels, Poplar House, Doncaster Road, Gunness, Scunthorpe Tel: (0724) 782241 Apr 29-May 1 N of England International incorporating 8th Calderdale Congress North Bridge Leisure Centre, Halifax; Open, Major, Intermediate, Minor, Jnr; Prize fund £8,000+; Entry £5-£12; Details from Mr R Cully 40 Easpwood Ave, Halifax, West Yorksdire HX2 9DT Tel: (0422) 249672 More TV Index Home+Away Chess TV Index
P269 CEEFAX 269 Sat 1 Apr 00:11/10  9/12  FOR YOUR DIARY  May 1 Chesterfield May Day at the Winding Wheel; one-d—y five-round congress, Open, Minor u120; Entry £2-£5 Details from Peter South 51 Peveril Road, Tibshelf, Derbyshire DE5 5LR $fl: (0773) 872720 May 7 Peterborough Puickplay Congress Peterborough Sports and Leisure Club; Open, Major u160, Minor u120; entry £6, juniors £4; sponsored by The Computer Centre; Details from D J Rooke 20 Shortacres Road Peterborough PE2 9DZ $fl: (0733) 48379  Chess Column BBC2 268 More TV Index Home+Away Chess TV Index
P269 CEEFAX 269 Sat 1 Apr 00:11/01  10/12  FOR YOUR DIARY  Apr 29-May 1 6th East Anglian Congress Corn Exchange, Abbeygate St, Bury St Edmunds; Six-round Swiss, Open including British Championship qualifier, Major u160, Minor u120, Leigh GP; Details from Roy Adams, Bethany, Fornham Road, Great Barton, Bury St Edmunds Suffolk IP31 2TR $fl: (0284) 87336 May 26-29 Greenall-Cambrian Killingworth Congress Killingworth Communicare Centre, North Tyneside; Open including British Championship qualifier, Major, Intermediate, Minor; Details from Robin Shrubsall, 36 The Oval, Benton, Newcastle-upon-Tyne NE12 9PP Tel: (091) 266-4960 More TV Index Home+Away Chess TV Index
P269 CEEFAX 269 Sat 1 Apr 00:00/01  11/12  FOR YOUR DIARY  July 8-9 Hertfords—ire Charity Congress in aid of Help the Aged Hitchin Boys' School, Grammar School Walk, Hitchin; Premier, Challengers, Major, u14, u11; Entry fees £2-£13; Prize fund £1,000+; Details from Herts Chess Association, 9 Lancaster Ave, Hitchin, Herts SG5 1PA Tel: (0462) 54171 July 8-9 BCFU '20' Blitz Championship Guild Hall, Preston, sponsored by the Crest Hotel; entry by invitation only for 060-200 of the best blitz players aged under 21; Details from Peter Purland Tel: (051) 733-4854  Chess Column BBC2 268 More TV Index Home+Away Chess TV Index
P269 CEEFAX 269 Sat 1 Apr 00:11/01  12/12  FOR YOUR DIARY  July 14-16 3rd Warrington Congress Par Hall, Palmyra Square, Warrington; four five-round competitions sponsored by BNFL; Open, Major, Intermediate, Minor; prize fund £1,000, entry £4-£10; Details from G M Jones 27 Clarke Street, Leigh, Lancashire WN7 4HU Tel: (0942) 604262 Aug 12-20 Berliner Sommer Nine-round Open Swiss, top prize £3,000 entries exceeded 500 last xfar; Details from Berliner Shachverband e V Herr Alfred Seppelt, $butenburger Str 1a 1000 Berlin 46, West Germany  More TV Index Home+Away Chess TV Index
P269 CEEFAX 269 Sat 1 Apr 00:02/00  2/12  FOR YOUR DIARY  Apr 0.2 University of London  University of London Union, Malet St, London WC1; £1,000+ in prizes; Open, Major, Minor; Entry fees £12-£14; Details from A Gaffney, 59 Reighton Road, London $: 8SQ  Apr 14-16 10th County Durham Congress Washington School, Spout Lane, Washington, Tyne and Wear; Open, Major, Minor, u16, u12; Entry £1-£6; Details from P R Bielby 30 Denham Ave, Sunderland SR6 8HG $fl: (091) 548-7600  More TV Index Home+Away Chess TV Index
P269 CEEFAX 269 Sat 1 Apr 00:05/00  4/12  FOR YOUR DIARY  Mar 31-Apr 2 Nottinghamsdire Congress County Hall, West Bridgford, Nottingham four section, prize fund of £2000+ Details from Mrs Julie Lazonby 7 Westerham Road, Ruddington, Nottingham NG11 6DP $fl: (0602) 213889 Apr 9 Gunn JCB Ltd Warrington @tjckplay Winwick Hospital Recreational Hall, Warrington; Premier, Major u160, Intermediate u130, Minor u100; Prize fund of £550+; Entries £3.50-£6; Details from Keith Brown, 71 Lakeside Close, Widnes WA8 8RQ dl: (051) 424-0021  More TV Index Home+Away Chess TV Index
P269 CEEFAX 269 Sat 1 Apr 00:10/11  8  FOR YOUR DIARY  Apr 29-May 1 North London Spring Open Highbury Fields School, Highbury Hill, London N5; Open, Major, Minor; Top prize £300 in Open, £200 in Major; Details from George Goodwin 7 Ferncroft Avenue London N12 0GN Tel: (01) 368-7701 or 806-6518 May 13 City Chess 5-Minute Tournament Highbury Fields School, Highbury Hill, London N5; First prize £100, second £50 Details from George Goodwin 7 Ferncroft Avenue London N12 0GN Tel: (01) 368-7701 or 806-6518  Chess olumn BBC2 268 More TV Index Home+Away Chess TV Index